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Turiba full time students are welcome to apply for NORDPLUS intensive course about Security and Active citizenship which will take place this summer from 16th until 27th of July in Turiba University.

Course is free of charge and students will receive 3ECTS for the participation.

In summer Turiba University will host the NORDPLUS intensive course about Security and Active citizenship. Turiba University (Latvia) implement this course in a cooperation with Kazimieras Simonavičius University (Lithuania), Turku School of Economics (Finland) and Tallinn University of Technology (Estonia).

In recent years security issues has become important to Baltic and Nordic countries. World is coping such challenges as migration, conflicts based on different cultural backgrounds, cyber-attacks and other new challenges. This leads to the fact that there is need for high quality training for young security specialists.

The Course take place in Turiba already third summer. Students in frame of this course gain knowledge of assessment of security tactics for guarded sites, basics of tactical planning and implementation methods for threat prevention and their legal regulation, comprehensive knowledge of facts, theory and correlations necessary for carrying out work related tasks. There are topics of Stress Management in Crisis Situations, Globalization and Intercultural communication, Team-building as well as Cyber-security included in the course. This year students also will discuss and explore the topic how to become active citizen, how to take part in important democratic processes of the country and how to encourage the society for active citizenship in order to ensure safety in the region.

Participants of this course will be bachelor and master level students from Latvia, Lithuania, Estonia and Finland. Lessons and practical seminars are led by professors from 4 partner Universities as well as invited professionals.

Only full time students of Turiba University can apply. Students receive 3 ECTS for the participation in the Course.

Please note, number of places is limited, we will select the students by evaluating their motivation described in application forms and application time. Please fill in application for until 14.06.2019 and send to:

Application form find here.

More information, video and students’ feedback from previous year Course you can find here.

Academic leaders of the Course: 
Director of Security programme
Mr.Vilnis Veinbergs

Pro-dean of Law Faculty
Ms.Ivita Kīsnica

Project administrative manager: 
Deputy Head of International Office
Ms.Kristīne Tihanova
Phone: +371 67625371

The project is implemented by the support of NORDPLUS Higher education Programme. Project Number: NPHE-2019/10177.